Spirituality in Daily Life

Diamond Approach students have traditionally studied this path with the purpose of getting in touch with and living from spirit.  Teachings have largely been in person, requiring significant time and…

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Diamond Approach Online Program Director
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Diamond Approach Online Program Director

The Diamond Approach is a contemporary spiritual path that combines ancient wisdom with modern psychology.  The Ridhwan Foundation, a spiritual nonprofit based in Berkeley, California, offers teachings in the Diamond…

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Training the Business Trainers

Using CDBG funds, the Portland Development Commission (PDC) runs a business development program for low and moderate incomes residents.  To deliver services they contract with about a dozen organizations that…

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Authentic Communication

As my blog posts and client lists attest to, most of my consulting practice revolves around small business and community development. I was at a board retreat last month and…

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